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Archive | December, 2012

and into 2013

Onwards and upwards for 2013. There are a lot of ‘new’ lists around blog land at the moment. Well, it is the time of year for reflecting and making new plans.  So here is my list of ‘want to dos’/achieve/learn for 2013. (in no particular order) – improve/rejig my blog – start selling on Etsy […]

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Bye, bye 2012

2012 is the year I started something new – my blog and fledgling business. Looking back at 2012, here the highlights of my bloggy few months. – I started my blog – took part in the hand stitching class – learned basic embroidery – made some great blog friends – completed my first big paid […]

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A quick hello,

My Christmas holiday is over, I’ve taken a week off where the sewing machine was packed away, and I haven’t turned my computer on. Instead we have spent time together, lazy days playing games, watching films on TV and spending time with family and friends. Here’s a little snapshot of our Christmas. Christmas morning as feared, […]

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Ho Ho Ho!

Whoops, the reindeer was so tall I missed off it’s head! Wishing all my ‘bloggy’ friends a Very Merry Christmas. I’ll be back in a few days, after presents have been opened, lots of food eaten, we’ve sat and watched a few films together as a family, spent time with family and friends and lots […]

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I met my deadlines – yay!!!!!!! Because I’d already resigned myself to the fact that I wouldn’t get the pencil rolls done in time to send off to the USA for Christmas, and “does it really matter if William doesn’t get his new PJs for Christmas Eve?” I can now relax and concentrate on baking, […]

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Last night

Something that I thought would never happen, happened last night….. ….I fell out of love (albeit temporarily) with Melody Miller’s Typewriters!! Typewriter teaser I know, I know I’m being dramatic. But after a full day working on this project I just didn’t like it anymore.  I am glad to report I’ve gotten over it a bit today […]

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